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吹水 (chui sui), v. Cantonese slang. To chat, bullshit. 

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 23 June, 2016, 3:01pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 19 October, 2016, 5:14pm

“Issue a traffic ticket” / “Get a girl’s number.”

Originally meant when a policeman fined you by writing down your license plate; has also come to mean a guy asking a girl for her number.